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Callimachus
ΟΙ... ΥΜΝΟΙ ΤΕ, ΚΑΙ ΕΠΙΓΡΑΜΜΑΤΑ. PARMA: BODONI, 1792
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
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Callimachus
ΟΙ... ΥΜΝΟΙ ΤΕ, ΚΑΙ ΕΠΙΓΡΑΜΜΑΤΑ. PARMA: BODONI, 1792
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 4,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Callimachus
ΟΙ... ΥΜΝΟΙ ΤΕ, ΚΑΙ ΕΠΙΓΡΑΜΜΑΤΑ. PARMA: BODONI, 1792
folio (440 x 290mm.), text in Greek and Italian, engraved headpiece, contemporary straight-grained red morocco elaborately gilt by Kalthoeber, with his orange ticket, central arms gilt of Henry Pelham, 4th duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme (stamp 4), marbled and gilt edges, in a red cloth folding case
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Provenance

Henry Pelham (1785-1851), 4th duke of Newcastle-under-Lyme, arms on binding; Sir Mark Masterman Sykes, armorial morocco booklabel; price £12-12s in pencil on flyleaf; Rev. Dr Harris E. Kirk of Baltimore, sale, Parke-Bernet, 23 November 1954, lot 205 ("A superb example of Kalthoeber binding")

Literature

Brooks 440

Catalogue Note

AN EXQUISITE BOOK, beautifully printed and beautifully bound.

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